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Coastal Waters Forecast for Arctic Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
242 PM AKDT Tue May 22 2018

Arctic Alaska Coastal Waters out 100 NM

Wind forecasts reflect the predominant speed and direction
expected. Sea forecasts represent the average of the highest one-
third of the combined wind-wave and swell height.

PKZ298-231400-
242 PM AKDT Tue May 22 2018

.SYNOPSIS FOR ARCTIC COAST...
High pressure persists over the Arctic with a 1024 mb center and
the ridge axis along 78N. Broad area of low pressure over mainland
Alaska has pushed over the Arctic plains, and will push over the
Northwest Arctic Coast tonight.

$$

PKZ225-231400-
Cape Thompson to Cape Beaufort-
242 PM AKDT Tue May 22 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.WED...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU...NW winds 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.THU NIGHT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
.FRI...N winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft.
.SAT...N winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 7 ft.

$$

PKZ230-231400-
Cape Beaufort to Point Franklin-
242 PM AKDT Tue May 22 2018

...HEAVY FREEZING SPRAY WARNING IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt. Seas 7 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED...E winds 20 kt. Seas 5 ft. Heavy freezing spray.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU...E winds 20 kt. Seas 4 ft. Freezing spray.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 kt. Seas 3 ft. Freezing spray.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 15 kt. Seas 4 ft.
.SAT...N winds 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
.SUN...NE winds 20 kt. Seas 6 ft.

$$

PKZ235-231400-
Point Franklin to Cape Halkett-
242 PM AKDT Tue May 22 2018

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.WED...E winds 20 kt.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.THU...E winds 20 kt.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.FRI...E winds 10 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt.
.SAT...N winds 10 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ240-231400-
Cape Halkett to Flaxman Island-
242 PM AKDT Tue May 22 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.WED...E winds 25 kt.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.THU...E winds 20 kt.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 20 kt.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 10 kt.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt.

$$

PKZ245-231400-
Flaxman Island to Demarcation Point-
242 PM AKDT Tue May 22 2018

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.TONIGHT...E winds 20 kt increasing to 25 kt.
.WED...E winds 25 kt.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 25 kt.
.THU...E winds 20 kt.
.THU NIGHT...E winds 15 kt.
.FRI...E winds 15 kt.
.FRI NIGHT...NE winds 5 kt.
.SAT...N winds 5 kt.
.SUN...NE winds 10 kt.

$$

SDB May 18



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